Falconry

Falconry Displays

Watch these stunning birds of prey as they swoop and soar above the Countryside Arena. Handled by some of the UK’s top falconers, under the leadership of Ben Long Falconry, you will be able to watch the different ways in which different types of birds are flown and how they were used in different sporting and hunting activities. You will even get a chance to meet them up close!

You can meet the birds and their handlers afterwards in the designated Falconry Marquee.

 

Lumberjack sports
Axemen
British Lumberjack Sports Association

British Lumberjack Sports Association

An arena dedicated to the British Open Championship and handicap lumberjack sports races. The various competitions will be running throughout each day and are open to Axemen and women at both novice and professional level.

Speed Carve Arena

Chainsaw Speed Carve Arena

Feel the need the need for speed…

Watch the chainsaw carvers try to beat the clock to produce a chainsaw carving in 30 minutes. After the event an auction will take place for the finished piece. An entertaining way to win your favourite carving, ideal for any garden.

 

Puppet Show

Pinxton Puppets

The question everybody is asking: Will Little Red Riding Hood escape the Big Bad Wolf again? And if she does, will he then turn his attentions on the Three Little Pigs? Great traditional fun for children of all ages!

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